Sep 3, 2010 11:00pm EDT
stephen strasburg. he had surgery and now starts his long road back. i will tell you about it. i had the highlights for >> the toyota sports desk is brought to you by your local toyota dealers, moving you forward. >> stephen strasburg had reconstructive elbow surgery this morning in california. the doctor said the surgery went extremely well. they took a ligament out of his left leg and put it into his elbow. he is expected to miss 12 to 18 months. pitcher chris volstead has been suspended. for the nationals and five marlins had been suspended and or find it. -- and or fined. we pick it up in the third. his first major-league home run. it was a solo shot. 1-0 nationals. this shot by jones in deep center field. that brings them around. the pirates win it 8-5. this is one of nine, two out. trouble from the get go. he scores all the way from first. to-m1 rays. the second of four events started today. we are talking golf. tiger woods bogeyed four of his first six holes. he needs a solid weekend to get to next week's. he finished one over par. the play of the night comes from wake forest.
Sep 3, 2010 5:30pm PDT
: for you specifically. >> yes, yes. >> reporter: when we first met stephen browning in 2003, he was a gung ho, can-do american, freshly arrived to help rebuild iraq, as part of the pentagon's temporary government. >> i personally believe that there is no mission in the world more important than the mission that we are doing right here in this country today. >> reporter: today, he's a father of two, living outside of denver and his assessment of the war now genuinely surprised me. you don't think it was worth it? >> i don't think it was worth it. i mean, we'll see. maybe iraq will be a shining star of democracy in the middle east. i just don't see it happening. >> reporter: this boy appeared in an abc news story in 2007. at age 12, he was working in a mechanic's shop because his father, the breadwinner, had died during the invasion. "i dream," he told us, "of going back to school." but three years later, we found him, still at work. i met this shia sheikh in 2003 when he was a serious 29-year-old. he is now a militia leader who is so venomously anti-american that our local staff said interv
Sep 4, 2010 11:00pm PDT
and now stephen slater has been officially fired. slater became a folk hero last month for his profanity-laced tirade over the address system and then leaving with plane with a beer in hand down the emergency chute. he still faces criminal charges for that. his lawyer blames the outburst on the passenger. >>> finding the cause of the gulf oil spill. the major evidence tonight. that could begin to continue investigator's questions. >>> and earl tase into the horizon, while -- fades into the horizon. while many coastal communities have more than hurricane damage to recover from. >>> lawrence kern on the cbs 5 weather center. the holiday weekend is upon us. will the weather be nice? we'll talk about that coming up. ,,,, save up to $500 on sealy posturepedic, beauty rest and serta mattresses! even get 3 years interest free financing on tempurpedic, the most recommended bed in america! plus get free same day delivery but this special financing offer ends labor day at sleep train. superior service, best selection, lowest price guaranteed. ♪ sleep train ♪ your ticket to a better night's sle
Sep 1, 2010 4:30am EDT
know when stephen strasburg will go under th rnlgs stephen strasburg will finally undergo elbow surgery this friday. the national pitching prospect will have the operation in los angeles. it is better known as tommy johns surgery and will keep him out of action for 12 to 18 months. he hurt himself back on august 21st pitching against the phillies. nats manager rizzo says he is dealing with the injury like a professional. >>> make sure you get your zs or you could have life threatening consequences. the researchers at penn state found men with chronic insomnia were at greater risk to death. the risk soared for men who had diabetes or high blood pressure. researchers found not enough sleep makes focus and concentration difficult during the day and young adults have a higher chance of depression and anxiety. teens who lack sleep also tend to eat more fatty foods and snacks. >>> got to sleep. 5:26 is your time. coming up, the president announces the end of combat in iraq and refocuses on the problems here at home. >>> misunderstandings that may be what led to detaining two men who had rathe
Sep 3, 2010 7:00am EDT
sunny and a little breezy. >>> stephen strasburg of the washington nationals will have surgery today in california, tommy john surgery on his right elbow. doctors give athletes and 90% chance of full recovery after this procedure. he will be out at least a year. thanks for watching. we will be at noon. regis and kelly next. we will be at noon. regis and kelly next.